Washington State plays at Utah on Saturday, Nov 11, 2017.
The Cougars (9-2, 6-2), with a bye week on the docket, can now cool their heels for 12 days before playing the Huskies in another Apple Cup that will determine whether it’s WSU or Washington representing the North in the conference title game.
Perhaps when Sophie Mata'afa was naming the fifth of her seven children, she sold him a little short by settling on merely Hercules.
Veteran sports writer Vince Grippi gives his three takes on Washington State’s 33-25 win over Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
Luke Falk and the Washington State offense will lament all of the scoring opporutnities they squandered Saturday night at Rice-Eccles Stadium. They’ll do that, surely, but probably not before they offer their deepest gratitude to Hercules Mata’afa and the tough-as-nails Cougars defense.
Updates and highlights from Washington State’s Pac-12 football game at Utah on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.